Long Elementary School

2601 N 7th
Harlingen, TX 78550
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Long Elementary School serves 547 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Long Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 29% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 547 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in TX
  • Math Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

School Overview

Long Elementary School's student population of 547 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
547 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
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School Rankings

Long Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Long Elementary School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#5226 out of 8079 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
95%
53%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
4%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.10
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Long Elementary School's ranking?
Long Elementary School is ranked #5226 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Texas.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 31% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend Long Elementary School?
547 students attend Long Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
95% of Long Elementary School students are Hispanic, 4% of students are White, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Long Elementary School?
Long Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Long Elementary School offer ?
Long Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Long Elementary School part of?
Long Elementary School is part of Harlingen CISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 547 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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